Rsync server on Debian


Create/edit the Rsync server configuration file :

Here is my configuration file:


Note that this configuration file is a bit specific as :
– Rsyncd is only listening to the VPN interface
– There is not authentification (as we are in a “safe” environment)

Create the folder :

And adjust the owner :

We can now start the server :

Check that it’s started :

You should have something like :

To start rsyncd automatically, edit the following file :

And adjust the parameters as follow :

From a remote host, we can test the connection :

Ready to sync !

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